(Closed) Anyone else finding shoes more difficult than the dress – or just me?

posted 11 years ago in Shoes
Post # 47
850 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2011

*cry* I’m so torn on shoes. Having an ivory dress means finding a very “specific” shade, as I’m sure all of you who don’t have WHITE dresses figured out. My dress was due in this week, and I know you have to have the shoes for your fitting, but I’m afraid to order anything without seeing the exact shade of the dress. I’ve found shoes I LOVE, but they are Badgley Michkas that cost over $200 and that’s just not in the budget.

I actually spent 2 hours last night looking up shoes, and narrowed it down to 5, but of course, I think I actually enjoy the shopping – it gives me something to do when the computer lab is slow 🙂

Post # 48
2904 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: July 2011

Oh! See, I went in to the department store with no idea in my mind what I wanted, so when I saw something pretty, I just took them!

I think if, like you, I knew what I wanted and was trying to match it, it would have been much harder! Good luck, they are out there!

Post # 49
272 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

You’re not the only one. I thought my dress part was sorta easy. But haven’t found my shoes yet.  I have to be very careful because I got my dress in petite, so I have to be very careful about how high I get the heel and what not.  I can’t just wear my dress around to these stores to try on shoes, so it’s hard.  Good luck.

Post # 50
8 posts
  • Wedding: February 2011

I feel the same way!!!! I love the Benjamin adams shoes but they are like 400 and it is a bit much for one day but they are so beautiful!! then even a close second is the vera wang and they are 300 so I am having the same problem I will prob cave in and buy and hate myself when they start to hurt my feet and I  take them off lol let me know how it works out for you!!

Post # 52
286 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: November 2010

I have been thru about 40 pairs of shoes from shoebuy.com, endless.com and zappos.com. Hey, they offer free shipping and free return shipping…how can you beat that? I finally found the perfect pair.  They aren’t very comfy but they are fabulous and i will put up with a little discomfort to look fabulous.


Post # 53
595 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 2011

peep toe shoes are lovely

Post # 54
79 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: January 2011

@meganrose: AHHH! I’m wearing the nina ones too! Mine are navy, but I was super close to getting the ivory ones.

I think finding shoes was pretty difficult for me because I wanted a specific look. What I am absolutely dreading is find jewelry to go with my dress and a nice little accessory to go in my hair.

You may want to try Nina shoes. On thei website they have it where you can design your own shoe… and technically the height of the heel.

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